- TripBuzz found 524 things to do with kids in or near Arlington, Virginia, including 499 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Washington, Silver Spring, Bethesda and Bowie.
- From Mount Vernon Trail to Gravelly Point Park, the Arlington area offers 113 different types of family activities, including: Monuments, Dog Park, Theaters and Parks.
- Part of the original 'ten mile square,' Arlington was returned to Virginia in the 1840s. The city has enjoyed a great deal of population growth over the years, thanks to the large number of people who work in nearby Washington DC. Arlington is closely tied to Washington DC and politics, and has war memorials, museums, and the famous national cemetery within its borders.
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Centreville's Cinemark theater screens first-run movies, ranging from Hollywood blockbusters to its Cinearts series of foreign and art films. The theater features reclining seats, serves a variety of refreshments, and offers a number of discounts and deals.
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A 12-screen movie theater operated by Cinemark, Centreville 12 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers Luxury Lounger seating, self-service ticketing, arcade games and a lobby cafe with food and drinks.
Just outside of our nation’s capital, you’ll find a Six Flags theme park serving the Washington, D.C./Baltimore area. So close you can take the Metro to the park, this Six Flags park is filled with thrilling coasters, kids’ rides, water park rides, and entertainment themed around Looney Tunes characters l…
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514 S Frederick Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD 20877 MoreLess Info
Located in a park setting, Gaithersburg Miniature Golf At Bohrer Park features an 18-hole miniature golf course with waterfalls, streams and ponds. It has changing hole locations and can be used for private parties.
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Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center, 14390 Air & Space Museum Parkway, Chantilly, VA 20151 MoreLess Info
As the biggest IMAX screen in all of Northern Virginia, the Airbus IMAX Theatre strives to give movie-goers a unique and memorable movie experience. The movies are projected on special screens that are several stories high.
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14390 Air and Space Museum Pkwy, Chantilly, VA 20151 MoreLess Info
Two huge hangars compose the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. Thousands of aviation and space artifacts are on display such as a Concorde and the space shuttle Discovery.
Many activities are offered at the Algonkian Regional Park that is located along the Potomac shore. The site features a par-72 golf course, a large waterpark complex, trails, a boat launch, miniature golf, and picnic shelters.
93% 181 votes
National Air & Space Museum, 14390 Air & Space Museum Parkway, Chantilly, VA 20151 MoreLess Info
The historic Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center is a museum that displays thousands of aviation and space artifacts. The museum is best known for being the home of the Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird and the Discovery space shuttle.
The main house of the Sully Plantation is considered to be the primary attraction at the site as it contains the small museum, gift shop, and historic exhibits in the home. Guests can also take the Forgotten Roads Tour which includes outdoor walking and exploration of the slave quarters.